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Stunning images and words from Palo Alto youth at #PaloAltoGotGreen event

“The environment is the base of life. It is our home, the source of our home, and where we breathe.”- Ally Zhu, Paly HS 10th Grader… 828 more words

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Watching Readers Bloom

I’ve said it before, a library is like a garden –  you plant, you tend, you weed – it grows. It makes the library feel like spring year-round. 242 more words

Curriculum Connections

HanaHaus in Palo Alto: new space for innovation or just another place to grab a latte?

by Lisa Wang

From Starbucks to Philz to Coupa Cafe, Palo Altans have long loved their many coffee shops and cafés. And why wouldn’t they? 648 more words

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Palo Alto singing school offers a place where every child can feel like a lead

A recent concert at Lytton Gardens illustrated why Joanna Finnis’ Singing School is so treasured by parents and children from all over Palo Alto. The seniors, who gathered on a warm Saturday afternoon, were treated to a 90 minute revue of songs from the 1950s performed by children who all enthusiastically belted out their rendition of classics like “Rock Around the Clock,” and “You Send Me.” The seniors swayed and bopped along to the music while kids from ages 6 to 13 (mostly girls but a few boys too) enthusiastically delivered their songs wearing polka dot skirts, pony… 755 more words

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Watch This Spot

There’s so much going on in the library right now, we’ll just hit the highlights.

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Library Programming

Community connects online to help off-island families in need

HUDSON, Que. — Lou-Anne Hood never imagined she would need to ask for help to feed and clothe her two teenage boys. But when she lost her job just before the holidays, her family had nowhere to turn. 426 more words


Partnership with the Los Angeles Public Library

This year we piloted a partnership with the Los Angeles Public Library. This has been an AMAZING experience and extremely beneficial to our school community! Not only do we help bring awareness to the public library system and all its wonderful resources, we managed to save money that we can dedicate to other projects! 94 more words